American Water Spaniel

American Water Spaniel

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HEALTH AND
GENERAL INFORMATION

SIZE:

HEIGHT:

 1 foot, 3 inches to 1 foot, 6 inches tall at the shoulder

WEIGHT:

 25 to 45 pounds

GENERAL HEALTH:

 In general, American Water Spaniel’s are healthy but this is not a guarantee that your dog is 100% healthy, you should consider the following diseases: Pattern Baldness (Saddle Alopecia), Retinal Dysplasia, Cataracts and Growth Hormone-Responsive Dermatitis and take action if you spot any kind of symptoms

LIFE SPAN:

 12 to 15 years

EXERCISE:

 Every breed is different, some may prefer daily and rigorous exercises and some may prefer to relax all day long. You should respect that and take action immediately if you spot that your dog is earning unwanted weight

ENERGY:

LOW

MEDIUM

HIGH

 

RISK OF WEIGHT GAIN:

LOW

MEDIUM

HIGH

PERSONALITY:

 Those breeds are very friendly, alert and also obedient. You should avoid to scold or even worse, threat your dog because this will make him always sad, scared and timid

BARKING FREQUENCY:

LOW

MEDIUM

HIGH

 

HUNT DRIVE:

LOW

MEDIUM

HIGH

 

AGGRESSIVENESS:

LOW

MEDIUM

HIGH

 

SHEDDING HAIR:

LOW

MEDIUM

HIGH

 

MOUTHINESS POTENTIAL:

LOW

MEDIUM

HIGH

 

WANDERLUST POTENTIAL:

LOW

MEDIUM

HIGH

 

TRAITS

EASY TO GROOM:

EASY

DIFFICULT

VERY HARD

 

FRIENDLY WITH STRANGERS:

VERY
FRIENDLY

FRIENDLY

NOT FRIENDLY

 

EASE OF HOUSE-TRAINING:

EASY

DIFFICULT

VERY HARD

 

EASE WITH CHILDREN:

EASY

MEDIUM

HARD

 

INTELLIGENCE:

EASY

MEDIUM

VERY INTELLIGENT

PLAYFULNESS:

EASY

MEDIUM

VERY PLAYFUL

 

OUTSIDE/INSIDE BEHAVIOR

APARTMENT LIVING:

EASY

DIFFICULT

VERY DIFFICULT

 

COLD WEATHER RESISTANCE:

EASY

MEDIUM

HARD

 

HOT WEATHER RESISTANCE:

EASY

MEDIUM

HARD

 

PROS AND CONS

PROS

CONS

 American Water Spaniel’s are incredibly friendly with your kids  They can’t adapt to an apartment living and it would be painful for this dog to live in an apartment, you have to be careful if you want to adopt this kind of breed and make sure you have enough space for them before materialize your desire to adopt an American Water Spaniel

 

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